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Another temple/cave to see

This was an interesting cave/temple to view however after seeing many such caves they all start to... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Gympie Region, Australia
Hot and humid

Be prepared to sweat sweat sweat. The tour guide is very gracious however the cave was just so so... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Marc J
Honolulu, Hawaii
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Kaeng Lawa Cave is the biggest cave in the Kanchanaburi province.
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good51%
  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“bats” (11 reviews)
“stalagmites” (4 reviews)
Kanchanaburi, Thailand

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

This was an interesting cave/temple to view however after seeing many such caves they all start to have a sameness to them. If you haven't seen many then definitely visit this one.

Thank sandyleeh
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Be prepared to sweat sweat sweat. The tour guide is very gracious however the cave was just so so. Mostly you used your imagination to see things in the stalagmite/stalagtite formations. The grounds are nice. They have food, refreshments and a huge fish pond.

Thank Marc J
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Took a trip by longboat to these caves and wished l hadn't. It was a long journey for so little reward. There are steep steps down at the beginning which can get a bit slippery. Inside was very bland. I have seen many caves and...More

1  Thank Fred A
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We visited the cave as it was next to the Floating Hotel on the River Kwai. If you have been to any of the good caves around the world, whether in New Zealand, Cheddar (UK), Halong Bay etc, you will be disappointed. There are 7...More

1  Thank Colin_Guernsey
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I found this cave to be fairly worthless. First of all there is a semi-arduous climb to get there. Inside the cave is poorly lit and the formations inside are boring not really pretty at all. One can only walk about seven minutes to the...More

1  Thank d007mog
Reviewed 12 December 2016

It was a buck and the cave just kept going. It was really fun to explore and bats kept flying over our heads (I don't mind bats so I liked it)

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Kaeng Lawa Cave with its 114 steps from the car park to the cave entry is quite a climb. It is recommended to take a 10 minutes break before continuing into the cave. As the is limited air inside the cave plus there are areas...More

1  Thank Charn P
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The whole walk takes about 45 minutes. First a walk up the hillside and then down the cave. Truly exciting. Hundreds of bats inside and god knows what else. The kids were bouncing all the way up the hill but gave the cave its due...More

2  Thank Moontooz
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Nice cave to viist whee you can see the nature and also few monkeys around on the outside. Be careful with monkeys

2  Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The only underground cave in Kanchanaburi. Superb walking down the cave. Cooling inside. Attracted with formation of stagglamite & stagglasite

1  Thank bbteh1
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